57 days ago

What would The School of Life teach?

The Team from Neighbourly.co.nz

The National Party introduced their policy called 'teaching the basics brilliantly' last year regarding changing school curriculums. They are referring to reading, writing and maths.

However, some people believe school should actually be more practical, teaching kids to change tyres and balance their finances. Thinking about all the skills that have benefited you over the years, tell us what would be taught at your School of Life?

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15 hours ago

Poll: Does the building consent process need to change?

The Team from Neighbourly.co.nz

We definitely need homes that are fit to live in but there are often frustrations when it comes to getting consent to modify your own home.
Do you think changes need made to the current process for building consent? Share your thoughts below.

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Does the building consent process need to change?
  • 93% Yes
    93% Complete
  • 6.7% No
    6.7% Complete
  • 0.3% Other - I'll share below!
    0.3% Complete
342 votes
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3 hours ago

What's On: Pakuranga Crystal Visions Holistic Market

Michelle from Beach Haven

Pakuranga - Crystal Visions Holistic Market. SAT 27th April 10-3. Pakuranga Community Hall 346 Pakuranga Rd. FREE ENTRY. Wellness. Craft. Crystals. Candles. Cheese. Salami. Product. Earcandling. Auracamera. More info www.crystalvisions.co.nz
Pakuranga Crystal Visions Holistic Market
  • Pakuranga Community Hall
6 hours ago

Care you can count on

Grace Joel Retirement Village

With the many friends she has made and the special bond she shares with her caregivers, the village has become an extension of Dora’s family.

Click to learn more about Dora’s experience at a Ryman village.

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